Problem with uw-imap-static (Fedora 9) on x86_64 can anybody help?

Rex Dieter rdieter at
Wed Jul 8 00:45:07 UTC 2009

Rex Dieter wrote:

> Howard Wilkinson wrote:
>> I am building a version of Asterisk for use on Fedora 9 derived systems.
>> The environment is patched up to the latest updates. The Asterisk
>> Voicemail does not work unless linked against the static library for
>> c-client. This worked fine on the i386 platform but is failing with the
>> following message on the x86_64 platform.
>> /usr/bin/ld: /usr/lib64/c-client.a(osdep.o): relocation R_X86_64_32
>> against `a local symbol' can not be used when making a shared object;
>> recompile with -fPIC
>> Can anybody point me to what I need to change (presumably in the uw-imap
>> build) to get this to work?
> It needs (re)building with -fPIC compiler flag.  I can help fix that, but
> F-9 has reached EOL, and no further updates are allowed.

In the meantime, try this build:

-- Rex

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